Your Cart UMS



VIDEO: UMS President Ken Fischer Receives Top Honor at APAP|NYC 2011 Conference

Kenneth C. Fischer, president of the University Musical Society (UMS) of the University of Michigan, was recognized by his peers at the annual Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) Conference on Monday, January 10 in New York City at APAP’s Annual Awards Ceremony and Luncheon in the Grand Ballroom of the New York Hilton. He received the Fan Taylor Distinguished Service Award, presented each year to an individual whose outstanding service, creative thinking, and leadership have had a significant impact on the profession of presenting and/or on the Association of Performing Arts Presenters.


UMS Offers One-Day Sale for Wynton Marsalis Tickets on Weds, Jan 19

One-day only sale on Wynton Marsalis tickets for his Weds, Feb 2 concert at Hill Auditorium


UMS Living Archive Interview: E. Daniel Long (Part One)

E. Daniel Long is one of Ann Arbor’s most beloved music teachers. Above,  Mr. Long reminisces about some of his favorite moments on the Hill Auditorium stage and the most important ingredient…


Half-Price Student Ticket Sale

The Half-Price Student Ticket Sale is back Sunday, January 9th at 8 pm through Tuesday, January 11th at noon!


Our Favorite Moments from the Season

It’s hard to believe the first half of the 10/11 season has already come to a close. What an incredible first half it was though for all of us on the UMS Staff! We thought it would be fun to share some of our favorite moments from these past few months, and we invite you to leave a comment sharing your favorite moment too!


UMS Arts Roundup: December 15

This Week’s News: review of Propeller’s Richard III, Renee Fleming’s new gig, London’s Cultural Olympiad, and Aaron Dworkin’s latest honor…


UMS Arts Roundup: December 3

Many members of the UMS staff keep a watchful eye on local and national media for news about artists on our season, pressing arts issues, and more. Each week, we pull together a list of interesting stories and share them with you. Welcome to UMS’s Arts Round-up, a weekly collection of arts news, including national issues, artist updates, local shout-outs, and a link or two just for fun. If you come across something interesting in your own reading, please feel free to share!


Handel’s Messiah: 50 Years of Memories

As the Group Sales Coordinator at UMS, I speak with UMS concertgoers each year in late summer who are looking to book their group reservations as soon as possible.  Without fail, several…


Michigan Messiah: Jerry Blackstone, conductor

What a treat for me to welcome these four wonderful singers to the Hill Auditorium stage and our 2010 performances of Messiah.  I’ve known three of them since their high school days…

1 141 142 143 144 145 160